Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Value List: An alternative to entering data manually: a customizable feature of
Project that allows you to create a list of values in a field from which a user
variable rate: A shift in resource cost that can be set to occur at specific
times during a project. For example, if a resource is expected to receive a
raise or if equipment lease rates are scheduled to increase, you can assign
variable rates for those resources.
WBS (work breakdown structure): Automatically assigned numbers that
designate an outline structure for each project task. Government projects
often require WBS codes.
work breakdown structure: See WBS.
work resources: The people or equipment that perform work necessary to
accomplish a task. See also material resources.
workload: The amount of work that any resource is performing at any given
time, taking into account all tasks to which the resource is assigned.
workspace: A set of files and project settings that you can save and reopen
together so that you pick up where you left off on a set of projects.